School of Health and Social Development

Welcome to the School of Health and Social Development information page for current students. This page is designed to help you understand more about your course and how you can make it work best for you. You can find enrolment information pertaining to your course, as well as opportunities and obligations relating to placement and practical experience.

Who can help?

Planning your course is important to ensure you are getting the most out of your degree. Some degrees are flexible in terms of progression, while others have a very strict enrolment pathway that must be followed due to prerequisites. If you require help please contact a Student Adviser via the below contact details.

Phone: 03 9251 7777


Burwood - Building Y, 1.01

Waurn Ponds - REACH Building, dd2.125

Warrnambool - H1.40

Waterfront - Student Central, John Hay Building D, Level 2

Plan your enrolment

Find your course structure, information about electives, credit for prior learning and student support


What career for your course? Tips to help you on your way to your dream career

Fieldwork, Practice Ed and Practical Experience

Details about how to incorporate practical experience into your degree

Globalise your degree

Incorporate an overseas experience into your degree - a single unit or a whole trimester. 

Deakin's photographer, Simon Fox has written about the Cambodian Study Tour in 2017 here.

Have you considered doing Honours?

Find out how an Honours year can work for you.

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